If the sweat, suffering, and nominal entry fee seem like a heavy price to pay, consider it’s all for a good cause — the race is a fundraiser for Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports. Allen was a big supporter and frequent volunteer at VASS. He took great satisfaction in seeing the handicapped folks break out in a smile occasionally during one of his little lessons.
What We Do
Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is committed to empowering individuals with disabilities. We promote independence and further equality through access and instruction to sports and recreational activities.
Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is a nationally recognized organization that empowers people of all abilities through inclusive sports and recreational programming regardless of ability to pay. In addition to sports, year-round programming options integrate environmental, holistic wellness, competitive training philosophies, and veteran programming for people of all ages with cognitive, developmental, physical and emotional disabilities.
Skiing: Alpine & Cross Country • Snowboarding • Snowshoeing • Cycling • Kayaking & Canoeing • Stand-Up Paddle Boarding • Sailing • Hiking • Indoor Rock Climbing • Tennis • Beeper Baseball • Veterans Programs • EcoAble Adventures Environmental Programs • CORE Connections Wellness Retreats • Custom Outings Upon Request
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